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Gulf Coast CBOB Gasoline A1 (Platts) vs. RBOB Gasoline Futures Contract Specs

Contract Unit 42,000 gallons
Price Quotation U.S. dollars and cents per gallon
Trading Hours CME Globex: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. New York time/ET (5:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with a 45-minute break each day beginning at 5:15 p.m. (4:15 p.m. CT)
CME ClearPort: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. New York time/ET (5:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with a 45-minute break each day beginning at 5:15 p.m. (4:15 p.m. CT)
Minimum Price Fluctuation $0.0001 per gallon
Product Code CME Globex: CBA
CME ClearPort: CBA
Clearing: CBA
Listed Contracts 36 consecutive calendar months
Settlement Method Financially Settled
Floating Price The Floating Price for each contract month is equal to the arithmetic average of the high and low quotations from Platts Oilgram Price Report for U.S. Gulf Coast CBOB 87 gasoline (Colonial A grade: lowest RVP posted except A0) pipeline using the 7.8 RVP assessment in the summer minus the RBOB Gasoline Futures first nearby contract month settlement price for each business day that both are determined during the contract month.
Termination Of Trading Trading shall cease on the last business day of the contract month.
Position Limits NYMEX Position Limits
Exchange Rulebook NYMEX 979
Block Minimum Block Minimum Thresholds
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